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Descriptor English: Biological Factors
Descriptor Spanish: Factores Biológicos
Descriptor Portuguese: Fatores Biológicos
Descriptor French: Facteurs biologiques
Entry term(s): Agent, Biologic
Agent, Biological
Agents, Biologic
Agents, Biological
Biologic Agent
Biologic Agents
Biologic Factor
Biologic Factors
Biological Agent
Biological Agents
Biological Factor
Factor, Biologic
Factor, Biological
Factors, Biologic
Factors, Biological
Tree number(s): D23
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001685
Scope note: Endogenously-synthesized compounds that influence biological processes not otherwise classified under ENZYMES; HORMONES or HORMONE ANTAGONISTS.
Annotation: differentiate from BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Public MeSH Note: 1989; was Non-MeSH before 1989; BIOLOGICAL AGENTS was a heading 2012-2013, now BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS
History Note: 1989; was Non-MeSH before 1989; BIOLOGICAL AGENTS was a heading 2012-2013, now BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS
Entry Version: BIOL FACTORS
Related: Biological Products MeSH
DeCS ID: 23924
Unique ID: D001685
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1989/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Biological Factors - Preferred
Concept UI M0002530
Scope note Endogenously-synthesized compounds that influence biological processes not otherwise classified under ENZYMES; HORMONES or HORMONE ANTAGONISTS.
Preferred term Biological Factors
Entry term(s) Agent, Biologic
Agent, Biological
Agents, Biologic
Agents, Biological
Biologic Agent
Biologic Agents
Biologic Factor
Biologic Factors
Biological Agent
Biological Agents
Biological Factor
Factor, Biologic
Factor, Biological
Factors, Biologic
Factors, Biological



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